otherness definition

  • noun:
    • The quality or condition of being other or different, especially if exotic or strange: "We're going to see in Europe ... religion, royalty, picturesqueness, otherness” ( Anatole Broyard).
    • the standard of becoming various or distinct.
    • the end result or item to be various or distinct.
    • the product quality or state of being other or different; alterity; oppositeness.
    • The state or top-notch being other; alterity.
    • the quality of becoming maybe not alike; becoming distinct or not the same as that otherwise experienced or understood

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